Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, June 30
Senior journalist and anchor Davinder Pal Singh died due to COVID-19 on Tuesday. The PTC anchor contracted the deadly disease in Delhi about a month ago.
He was moved to a private hospital in Chandigarh, where he was kept on the ventilator for several days.
From Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal to Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, several prominent personalities took to social media to extend condolences on the death of the journalist.
Deeply saddened to learn about the demise of young and dynamic journalist of PTC News, Devinderpal Singh. My thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved family, friends and colleagues. May the gentle soul rest in peace! pic.twitter.com/Ae0hU6uXsA
— Sukhbir Singh Badal (@officeofssbadal) June 30, 2020
Saddened to known about the untimely demise of a talented and promising journalist of PTC News, S. Davinder Pal Singh. My heartfelt condolences to his family & friends. May Gurusahib grant eternal peace to the departed soul. 🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/gQezwYG1HV
— Harsimrat Kaur Badal (@HarsimratBadal_) June 30, 2020
Chief Minister @capt_amarinder Singh expressed sorrow over the demise of Davinderpal, senior journalist and anchor of PTC News. “May God grant him eternal peace and give the family strength to bear this loss”, the Chief Minister said in his condolence message. pic.twitter.com/JeEmTvf92k
— Government of Punjab (@PunjabGovtIndia) June 30, 2020
Saddened by the untimely demise of senior journalist & anchor of PTC News Davinderpal Singh. My deep condolences to his family. May Waheguru Ji grant peace to the departed soul. pic.twitter.com/L4Sp5ZLfJh
— Bikram Majithia (@bsmajithia) June 30, 2020